MSYS2 Alternatives for Mac
MSYS2 is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The most popular Mac alternative is PowerShell, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to MSYS2 and five of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to MSYS2 are BusyBox (Free, Open Source), Shell NGN (Freemium), csshX (Free, Open Source) and RustyBox (Free).
- PowerShell (including Windows PowerShell and PowerShell Core) is a task automation and configuration management framework from Microsoft, consisting of a command-line shell and associated scripting language built on the .NET Framework. View 56 alternatives to PowerShell
PowerShell doesn't provide all tools offered msys2+mingw.
- Free • Open Source